Jan 20, 2013 11:30pm PST
5 yards out. it's 21-24. 49ers defense shut down the falcons. it's the first of two turn overs in the fourth quarter. that interception gives dave akers a chance to tie the game. but akers miss it is field goal. he knows this may cost him a job. next possession, niners can take the lead again when kaepernick hits michael crabtree. roberts unrips the ball lose. crabtree can't get in, atlanta recovers and how many chances do the niners get? but hey, falcons punt. san francisco comes right back. and there goes gore. san francisco gore 9 yards to give san francisco its first lead of the game with just over eight minutes left. but the falcons call their quarterback metti ice because he's led so many fourth quarter come backs. bowman just punches it out. the 49ers run out the final 69 seconds. ryan threw for 126 yards and two touchdowns but kaepernick showed poise and leadership today as san francisco overcomes a 17 point deficit and earns their first super bowl appearance since super bowl xxix way back in january of 95. our own joe fonzi was in miami for that game. he was also there
Jan 14, 2013 10:00pm PST
is going on the defensive. the coca-cola company appeals to americans to moderate how much coke they drink, and encourages people no diet and exercise, and also consider their other low calorie options. >> reporter: some say the f coke was concerned about -- if coke was concerned about the obesity epidemic, they would join with groups like his instead of writing a feel-good ad. >> in this case coke is making a product which we know is causing these problems. >> it's a huge contributor. >> reporter: dr. jeffrey aaron says sugary drinks play a major role in the increase in obesity, especially among young people. a 16-ounce bottle of coke contains 50 grams of sugar well above the recommended daily intake of 37 grams. >> we're seeing a host of other problems, especially thinks like nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. >> reporter: tonight a coke spokesman is fending off criticism saying the company has never been more devoted to helping battle obesity and educate consumers. >>> facebook is holding a top secret event tomorrow that has many people the the tech community guessing what it's all ab
Jan 21, 2013 10:00pm PST
. the british ministry of defense says he has returned from a five month deployment as an apache helicopter pilot. in an interview he was asked if he had killed anyone from the cockpit and harry responded yes he had, as well as others. >>> and in the philippines a on a reef. ind sweeper is still the u.s. and the philippine government are together to talk about how to remove it. there is damage to the corral reef. the uss guardian ran aground last thursday. the uss found that it was using the wrong graph. >>> as jana katsuyama, news chopper 2 was overhead as the drama unfolded. >> reporter: the call for help came around 11:45 this morning. news chopper 2 flew over head as police tried to reach a surfer who was stranded below the cliff house. officials say the man had been out surfing with a friend when he began cramping up. >> he had climbed up the rock and didn't think he was able to swim to shore. >> reporter: the water was too rough and the rocks too dangerous to get close enough. a rescue helicopter was still 40 minutes away so four fire department swimmers said they would go out in th
Jan 17, 2013 10:00pm PST
in afghanistan. his defense attorney says he may have suffered from a traumatic brain injury during a combat tour in iraq. >>> san diego harbor police arrested a marine recruit from san rafael after he ran across the runway at the airport today. he scaled a raiser topped fence then he darted across the tarmac. marine officials took the man to the hospital. his name has not been released. >>> the high school principal says he will be suspending several students because of a street fight in front of the school. >> it's wednesday y'all. >> reporter: this is cell phone video taken during yesterday's brawl. some say it all began with a fight between two girls then mushroomed into a near riot between a couple 100 people. four students were arrested including two from berkeley high and two from berkeley tech. a police officer wrestled one of the students to the ground. >> in that situation it never looks good, it never is good. but you know there were certain steps that had to be taken to keep the situation safe for everybody. >> the principal sent out a letter about the incident to parents. nobody was
Jan 19, 2013 11:30pm PST
against a very, very, very good 49ers defense. >> i don't care battle noise. about the noise. i think all of that is going to happen and i feel comfortable about it. of course i haven't been hit by a football in a long time. >> it hurts probably still. >> thank you, fred. >> that is our report for tonight. thank you so much for trusting
Jan 15, 2013 10:00pm PST
kaepernick is a game wrecker. >> nothing more deflating for the defense. >> and you will be back here for the game. >> lots of special shows as i heard you talk about. so stick around sunday. >> can't wait. >> yeah. >> thank you, joe. >>> right now we're getting a word on the search on the way for a juvenile detention escapee. we're working on that for you and we'll have the latest at 4:30 in the morning.
Jan 16, 2013 10:00pm PST
that just about everybody on the defense seems to benefit from. last year at this time, the 49ers were also one win from the super bowl. smith says this time it's different. >> after last year, beating the saints, i was like, oh, man, we got a chance. one or two games away. this one, all right, we took care of business. find out who we play, ends up being atlanta. let's go down there, take care of business, and try to get to the big one and one that one. it definitely has a different feel in the locker room, this year opposed to last year. >>> chip kelly is now former oregon coach, chip kelly. kelly today agreed to coach the philadelphia eagles, ten days after saying he was staying at oregon. kelly was also reported to be the new coach of the cleveland browns. now he's set to be introduced in philly. here's one that will make bay area fans smile. marc trestman, the new coach of the chicago bears. unceremoniously dumped as the 49ers offensive coordinate in 1996. one final note, notre dame's tae'o. fill in the blank. >>> getting you ready for the day with the updated forecast.
Jan 18, 2013 10:00pm PST
get to watch it. once we settle down and do what we have to do in defense and just watch it on the jumbotron. >> that boy is fast. >> reporter: there's always something that we do that's surprising. but his talent is elite. and you know the sky is the limit for him. i'm sure we're going to be seeing more and more stuff that he can do that's going to surprise everybody. >> why not enjoy breakfast and brunch with us on sunday. start the day with our own ktvu nfc championship pregame. the game at noon capped off with the postgame. >>> and buster posey met with yogi berra. also today giant's outfielder pence signed to a 3 million years. >>> and you want a health tip, make your strawberry margaritas with your bicycling power. that's sports as we see it. >> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we'll see you the next time news breaks. >> and join us in the morning, we'll be following the sexual assault allegations against michael crabtree. go niners. and we're always here for you on ktvu.com and mobile ktvu.